Dr. Thomas Benda, jr

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Dubuque
34 years experience male

Locations

Dubuque ENT Head & Neck Surgery, PC

Dubuque

Address

535 Cedar Cross Road, Dubuque
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Dean Health

United HealthCare Insurance Company

Wellmark Inc

About

Specialties
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ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Allergy

Allergy and Immunology

Doctor Q&A

325 Answers
72 Agrees
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
34 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
You'll enjoy hearing: The surgery is done under general anesthesia. Tissue is usually taken from fascia over a muscle behind your ear. Sometimes cartilage from your tragu ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
34 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Possible: You could have nausea and upset stomach with a cold virus. Another possibility is if you've been taking much ibuprofen or other NSAIDS the could have ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
34 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Aphthous ulcers: These are likely aphthous ulcers. Vitamin B12 and folate (folic acid) deficiency, stress, menstrual period, NSAIDS, other drugs have been known to be ... Read More
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Aug 27, 2012
Wonderfully detailed answers!
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Benda is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Benda is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I never knew that the whiterners in the toothpaste would cause my tongue to be white. For years I've my dentist, dental hygienist and pcp couldn't tel
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This made me feel good. Thanks! I doubted because on dose specifications I saw much higher values for General Anesthesia, and 20mcg was for ICU sedation... so was confused
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks for the reply. I've seen an ENT and all he prescribed was amoxicillin and Zantac. Neither worked. Saw another doc and zpac didnt wrk

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
Graduated 1987MD

Medical/Graduate school

The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, IA
Graduated 1987MD

Residency

University of Chicago Medical Center

Residency

University of Chicago

Awards

Resident Award, American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy Resident Award 1993

Affiliations

American College of Surgeons
American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
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